Job Information

AdventHealth Outpatient Physical Therapist in Ocala, Florida

Description

Outpatient Physical Therapist AdventHealth Ocala

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

  • Career Development

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

  • Mental Health Resources and Support

  • Pet Insurance*

  • Nursing Clinical Ladder Program*

  • Up to $10k Sign-on Bonus*

  • Up to $10k Relocation Bonus*

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule:

Full Time Days

1100 SW 1 st Ave Ocala, FL 34476

The role you’ll contribute:

Evaluates and conducts medically prescribed physical therapy treatment programs in the outpatient setting

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Evaluates, develops an appropriate plan of care, and treats patients who present with bodily impairments and functional limitations as medically prescribed

  • Assesses patient ability to safely and effectively perform functional mobility skills and evaluate muscle, nerve, joint, and integumentary systems

  • Designs and implements a treatment plan of care utilizing practice standards and recommended techniques and modalities, insurance guidelines, and patient's needs

  • Monitors patient's response and progress to treatment and modifies treatment plan as appropriate

  • Documents and charges accurately, completely, and timely using measurable and objective terminology, following standards of practice, insurance guidelines and department/hospital policies and procedures

  • Provides discharge planning assistance and information regarding appropriate selection/use of adaptive equipment and follow up services

  • Communicates appropriately and effectively with patients, family and healthcare professionals within and across care settings and communities

  • Oversees the care provided by physical therapy assistants and rehabilitation therapy aides, according to established regulations and practice standards

  • Attends department meetings and education as required

  • Practices principles of professional development and performance improvements by maintaining clinical knowledge, using best and or evidence-based practices

Qualifications

Qualifications - External

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

• Current valid State license as a Physical Therapist

• Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

• Temporary State permit as Physical Therapist

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Rehabilitation Services

Organization: AdventHealth Ocala

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth Ocala

Req ID: 22040499

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.